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Thanks beelzebob. Unfortunately, since I will be...

Thanks beelzebob. Unfortunately, since I will be living in it, I can't just move the slideouts for rain - and also, I live in Seattle, there is rain most days : ) As far as leaking goes, the dealer...
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Can I put a tarp over my RV while living in it?

I know there are vents out the roof (2004 Forest River Cardinal 32ft fifth wheel). Although I will not be using the A/C. Can I set, say, some milk crates on the roof, to create a space, and lay the...
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Cost of building my own RV carport?

I have a quote for $2950 for a 14' high metal carport for my RV. My roommate, who is handy and very enthusiastic about DIY, thinks he can do one for $1000. Is he being realistic? He intends to buy...
01-22-20, 09:41 PM
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Unfaced Reflective Roll Insulation

Hello! I got some good advice yesterday on insulating my laundry room by replacing the doors with steel doors, but will have to wait on that due to price. I have a question about Reflectix unfaced...
01-21-20, 02:05 PM
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Good to know. However I am having the dickens of...

Good to know. However I am having the dickens of a time finding a 30" wide steel door. Do they exist?
01-21-20, 11:45 AM
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Best way to insulate an interior door?

I have a laundry room which is as insulated as we have been able to do. It connects to the garage which is uninsulated. The interior door to the garage, and the interior door to the laundry room from...
11-25-19, 10:17 AM
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Thanks so much for the advice. As it happens, I...

Thanks so much for the advice. As it happens, I have had two insulation guys offer to do the blown-in insulation, only to discover that someone had tried that already; there is old sheet insulation...
11-24-19, 08:59 PM
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Are there ways to install insulation on the exterior of an already-built house?

I own an older house with almost no insulation. It is wood sided. Are there any ways to put some kind of insulation on the outside? Spray foam? Rigid pieces of foam painted with stucco paint? I have...
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Hi Norm201, (and all) thanks for your clear...

Hi Norm201, (and all) thanks for your clear answers. The reason is that it's also my home, the tenants are also housemates. So it's a shared thing with all of us. I appreciate your advice!
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As far as we can tell, it is just the usual mold...

As far as we can tell, it is just the usual mold that you find on bathroom grout.

Thanks for the point about "extended periods" that is important to know.
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How effective is a UV light for mold prevention?

Hello all! I have an older house with tenants, some of whom have asthma, and I am trying to clean and prevent mold in the bathrooms. I bought a small UV bulb (12 inches). We also bought Biocide mold...
08-04-19, 11:59 AM
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Thank you, sam floor! I will do that. I...

Thank you, sam floor! I will do that. I appreciate it!
08-03-19, 04:48 PM
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Great, thanks, is there any issue with stapling...

Great, thanks, is there any issue with stapling over linoleum with asbestos?

Also, is the underlayment made of wood? can I then put peel n stick vinyl tile over it?
08-03-19, 04:34 PM
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Putting vinyl tile / sheet vinyl over asbestos-containing linoleum

I have about 200 sq ft of old linoleum in my kitchen and dining room.

First, there is one layer of linoleum, which tested positive for asbestos, in the dining room, glued down with mastic, which...
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